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Offline Paisius

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6 yr old with brain tumor
« on: August 16, 2011, 05:06:58 PM »
a 6 year old young boy named Caleb has just been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor.  Please pray for him and the strength that I am sure his parents (Jana and Kevin) will need in the days and weeks to come.  Thank you. 

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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #1 on: August 16, 2011, 05:07:49 PM »

How sad.

May the Lord have mercy on Caleb and those who love him.

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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #2 on: August 16, 2011, 05:10:16 PM »
Lord, have mercy
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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #3 on: August 16, 2011, 06:09:08 PM »
Kyrie, eleison!

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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #4 on: August 16, 2011, 06:15:56 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #5 on: August 16, 2011, 06:31:17 PM »
Lord Jesus Christ have mercy.
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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #6 on: August 16, 2011, 07:13:57 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #7 on: August 16, 2011, 07:49:24 PM »
LORD Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on this young one!

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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #8 on: August 16, 2011, 08:07:00 PM »
Just horrible. I can't even imagine the heartbreak.

God, Your will be done, but please let it be to heal this little one.

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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #9 on: August 16, 2011, 08:52:37 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #10 on: August 16, 2011, 09:07:32 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #11 on: August 17, 2011, 06:53:32 AM »
Lord Have Mercy

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Re: 6 yr old with brain tumor
« Reply #12 on: August 17, 2011, 06:04:13 PM »
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